Category: Visual Diagnosis
Posted: 3/14/2014 by Haney Mallemat, MD
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35 year-old carpet-layer presents with swelling of the superior portion of his knee that has progressively gotten worse over one week. He has no fever and has full range of motion (although pain is worse with movement). The knee is not tender to touch and the area is not erythematous or warm. What's the diagnosis?
Answer: Pre-patellar bursitis
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